View history through the eyes of eleven year old Levi, as he writes to his brother Austin out west. Mischevious and fun-loving, Levi and his friend Jupiter are always seemingto get in trouble; yet when the slave catchers come to town, there will be more trouble than ever before. When they kidnap Jupiter's sister Darcy, the boys will go farther than ever in an attempt to bring her back. 137 pages, softcover. Grades 3-6.